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* In ''Manga/MahouSenseiNegima'', some of the girls in Negi's class are members of the school's clubs: Asakura (Photography club), Makie (Gymnastics team), Akira (swimming team), Ako (CuteSportsClubManager for the soccer team), etc.
** The ones listed above are the ''sane'' clubs. Other clubs are the Library Exploration Club, [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin dedicated to exploring and mapping the school's immense library]] (so immense that members need to be versed in ''climbing''. Oh, the library's also filled with lethal traps), and the Military Club, dedicated to studying all things military and shown in possession of a ''[[GunshipRescue Mil Mi-24 Hind assault helicopter]] and a [[CoolTank M1A1 Abrams MBT]]'' (both in blatant violation of Japanese law, if we may add).



* Miki's tennis team in ''Manga/MarmaladeBoy''. Ginta is a member of the boys's tennis club, and his cousin Tsutomu is also a member of his school's own. Naturally this seeps in their rivalry, and HilarityEnsues. Meanwhile, Meiko is a member of the literature club and Satoshi's classmate Furutachi is the leader of the broadcasting club.

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* Miki's Miki is part of the girls' tennis team in ''Manga/MarmaladeBoy''. Ginta is a member of the boys's tennis club, team, and his cousin Tsutomu is also a member of his school's own. Naturally this seeps in their rivalry, and HilarityEnsues. Meanwhile, Meiko is a member of the literature club and Satoshi's classmate Furutachi is the leader of the broadcasting club.


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* ''Manga/NegimaMagisterNegiMagi'':
** Some of the girls in Negi's class are members of the school's clubs: Asakura (Photography club), Makie (Gymnastics team), Akira (swimming team), Ako (CuteSportsClubManager for the soccer team), etc.
** The ones listed above are the ''normal'' clubs. Other clubs are the Library Exploration Club, [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin dedicated to exploring and mapping the school's immense library]] (so immense that members need to be versed in ''climbing''. Oh, the library's also filled with lethal traps), and the Military Club, dedicated to studying all things military and shown in possession of a ''[[GunshipRescue Mil Mi-24 Hind assault helicopter]] and a [[CoolTank M1A1 Abrams MBT]]'' (both in blatant violation of Japanese law, if we may add).


* All members of the "Go Home Club" in ''Manga/HisAndHerCircumstances'' are forcibly conscripted to participate in a play for the school culture festival.



* All members of the "Go Home Club" in ''Manga/KareKano'' are forcibly conscripted to participate in a play for the school culture festival.


%%** The same happens in every sports anime/manga: ''Manga/SlamDunk'', ''Manga/KurokoNoBasuke'', ''Manga/DearBrother'', (basketball) ''Manga/{{Touch}}'', ''Manga/CrossGame'' (baseball), ''Manga/AttackNumberOne'', ''Manga/AttackerYou'', Manga/{{Haikyuu}}, (volleyball), ''Manga/TheCherryProject'' (skating), ''Manga/CaptainTsubasa'' and ''Manga/InazumaEleven'' (soccer) clubs at school have similar dynamics.

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%%** The same happens in every sports anime/manga: ''Manga/SlamDunk'', ''Manga/KurokoNoBasuke'', ''Manga/KurokosBasketball'', ''Manga/DearBrother'', (basketball) ''Manga/{{Touch}}'', ''Manga/CrossGame'' (baseball), ''Manga/AttackNumberOne'', ''Manga/AttackerYou'', Manga/{{Haikyuu}}, (volleyball), ''Manga/TheCherryProject'' (skating), ''Manga/CaptainTsubasa'' and ''Manga/InazumaEleven'' (soccer) clubs at school have similar dynamics.


* The Yamayurikai in ''LightNovel/MariaSamaGaMiteru'' probably falls under the {{Absurdly Powerful Student Council}}, but it's notable that several characters do double duty with other clubs. Rei is the {{Kendo Team Captain}} and Yoshino joins the kendo club in her second year. Touko is also a member of the Drama Club and while not formally a member of the Yamayurikai at the time, her agreeing to help them with their play at the SchoolFestival is a source of some conflict. The Photography Club also gets some coverage courtesy of Yumi's friend Tsutako.

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* The Yamayurikai in ''LightNovel/MariaSamaGaMiteru'' ''LightNovel/MariaWatchesOverUs'' probably falls under the {{Absurdly Powerful Student Council}}, but it's notable that several characters do double duty with other clubs. Rei is the {{Kendo Team Captain}} and Yoshino joins the kendo club in her second year. Touko is also a member of the Drama Club and while not formally a member of the Yamayurikai at the time, her agreeing to help them with their play at the SchoolFestival is a source of some conflict. The Photography Club also gets some coverage courtesy of Yumi's friend Tsutako.


* The Literature Club in ''VisualNovel/{{Crescendo}}'', with [[GenkiGirl Kaho]] as the club president. [[IllGirl Miyu]], however, is a member of the school orchestra instead.

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* The Literature Club in ''VisualNovel/{{Crescendo}}'', ''VisualNovel/CrescendoJP'', with [[GenkiGirl Kaho]] as the club president. [[IllGirl Miyu]], however, is a member of the school orchestra instead.


%%** The same happens in every sports anime/manga: ''Manga/SlamDunk'', ''Manga/KurokoNoBasuke'', ''Manga/OniisamaE'', (basketball) ''Manga/{{Touch}}'', ''Manga/CrossGame'' (baseball), ''Manga/AttackNumberOne'', ''Manga/AttackerYou'', Manga/{{Haikyuu}}, (volleyball), ''Manga/TheCherryProject'' (skating), ''Manga/CaptainTsubasa'' and ''Manga/InazumaEleven'' (soccer) clubs at school have similar dynamics.

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%%** The same happens in every sports anime/manga: ''Manga/SlamDunk'', ''Manga/KurokoNoBasuke'', ''Manga/OniisamaE'', ''Manga/DearBrother'', (basketball) ''Manga/{{Touch}}'', ''Manga/CrossGame'' (baseball), ''Manga/AttackNumberOne'', ''Manga/AttackerYou'', Manga/{{Haikyuu}}, (volleyball), ''Manga/TheCherryProject'' (skating), ''Manga/CaptainTsubasa'' and ''Manga/InazumaEleven'' (soccer) clubs at school have similar dynamics.


* ''LightNovel/BeyondTheBoundary'' has the Literature Club, which all four of the main characters are a member of. [[spoiler: The club itself was actually formed in order to keep an eye on Akihito, who is a half-human, half-youmu who becomes incredibly dangerous when he goes berserk. The club advisor and vice president actually pitch in to contain him when ge goes out of control in the fourth episode.]]

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* ''LightNovel/BeyondTheBoundary'' has the Literature Club, which all four of the main characters are a member of. [[spoiler: The club itself was actually formed in order to keep an eye on Akihito, who is a half-human, half-youmu who becomes incredibly dangerous when he goes berserk. The club advisor and vice president actually pitch in to contain him when ge he goes out of control in the fourth episode.]]



* In ''Manga/ATropicalFishYearnsForSnow'', much of the story is about the Aquarium Club. Part of the reason why Konatsu joins the club is because she's required to be part of one as a result of the school's small size, and it's partly because she's becoming friends with Koyuki Honami, the club president.



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* In ''Fanfic/OneYear'', [[VideoGame/{{Persona 4}} Yu Narukami]] takes part in his high school's drama club and befriends two of the members, before dropping out after the school play to focus on exams.
* In ''Fanfic/ThreePointShot'', Kaede and Shuichi's group of friends is unofficially known as the Fitness Club at a few points, since the killing game takes place inside a school.
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* In ''VideoGame/{{Persona 3}}'', SEES is technically a school club with Chairman Ikutsuki as its advisor, but the fact never proves to have any particular significance and several SEES members are members of official school clubs as well: Yukari is in the archery club, Akihiko is captain of the boxing team, and Mitsuru is Student Council President. The player character can join a number of official and unofficial clubs, including Student Council; these inevitably provide Social Links with the classmates involved.

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* In ''VideoGame/{{Persona 3}}'', SEES is technically a school club with Chairman Ikutsuki as its advisor, but the fact never proves to have any particular significance and several SEES members are members of official school clubs as well: Yukari is in the archery club, Akihiko is captain of the boxing team, and Mitsuru is Student Council President. The player character can join a number of official and unofficial clubs, including Student Council; these inevitably provide Social Links with the classmates involved. Unlike the fourth game, the choice of a club doesn't affect which Social Link the protagonist gets; for example, the female protagonist always gets Rio as her Chariot Social Link regardless of whether she chooses volleyball or tennis.


* Cherryton Academy in ''{{Manga/Beastars}}'' has a number of these. There's the drama club where several main characters (Louis, Legosi, Juno) are all part of, where Louis is the President, the Newspaper Club, and the Gardening Club, though in the latter's case it's just Haru taking care of all of their plants.

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* Cherryton Academy in ''{{Manga/Beastars}}'' has a number of these. There's the drama club where several main characters (Louis, Legosi, Juno) are all part of, where Louis is the President, President and there's a stork advisor, the Newspaper Club, and the Gardening Club, though in the latter's case it's just Haru taking care of all of their plants.plants because she's the only member.


* Cherryton Academy in ''Manga/Beastars'' has a number of these. There's the drama club where several main characters (Louis, Legosi, Juno) are all part of, where Louis is the President, the Newspaper Club, and the Gardening Club, though in the latter's case it's just Haru taking care of all of their plants.

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* Cherryton Academy in ''Manga/Beastars'' ''{{Manga/Beastars}}'' has a number of these. There's the drama club where several main characters (Louis, Legosi, Juno) are all part of, where Louis is the President, the Newspaper Club, and the Gardening Club, though in the latter's case it's just Haru taking care of all of their plants.

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* Cherryton Academy in ''Manga/Beastars'' has a number of these. There's the drama club where several main characters (Louis, Legosi, Juno) are all part of, where Louis is the President, the Newspaper Club, and the Gardening Club, though in the latter's case it's just Haru taking care of all of their plants.


* ''Manga/AsteroidInLove'' is about the combined Earth Science and Astronomy clubs, which merged due to neither having enough members on their own. Part of the comedy comes from both clubs having to reconcile their entirely different goals and agendas.

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* ''Manga/AsteroidInLove'' is about the combined Earth Science Sciences Club, formed by the merger of Geology and Astronomy clubs, which merged due to neither having enough members on their own. Part of the comedy plot comes from both clubs having to reconcile their entirely different goals and agendas.


* On a meta level, there are dozens of anime every year about various school clubs from typical to absurd. An exhaustive list is probably impossible.



* In ''Manga/DearBrother'' some of the Seiran High School girls are in clubs whether they go or not to the Sorority. Kaoru is the star of the baskeball team, Tomoko is a member of the cooking club, and Fukiko says she is not just the StudentCouncilPresident but also a part of both the flower arrangement ''and'' the horse riding clubs. (And we do see her in activities related to them.) Rei isn't officially in any group but she's seen helping the girls from the Drama Club in the anime [[spoiler: and used to be in the basketball team]], and Nanako ''wanted'' to join the cooking club but being pulled in the Sorority ruined these plans.



** Similarly, in ''Manga/OniisamaE'' some of the Seiran High School girls are in clubs whether they go or not to the Sorority. Kaoru is the star of the baskeball team, Tomoko is a member of the cooking club, and Fukiko says she is not just the StudentCouncilPresident but also a part of both the flower arrangement ''and'' the horse riding clubs. (And we do see her in activities related to them.) Rei isn't officially in any group but she's seen helping the girls from the Drama Club in the anime [[spoiler: and used to be in the basketball team]], and Nanako ''wanted'' to join the cooking club but being pulled in the Sorority ruined these plans.


** [[CloudCuckoolander Rin's]] a member of the Art Club, and Hisao joins in her route. To gain access to said route, Hisao must tell the art club advisor [[LargeHam Nomiya]] that he intends to become a member when Nomiya shows up near the end of the First Act. (If you choose the other answer, you get the Bad Ending, since getting there involves avoiding all the other choices that would flag you for another girl's route, and the other choices that seend you on a one-way path to the Bad Ending.)

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** [[CloudCuckoolander Rin's]] a member of the Art Club, and Hisao joins in her route. To gain access to said route, Hisao must tell the art club advisor [[LargeHam Nomiya]] that he intends to become a member when Nomiya shows up near the end of the First Act. (If you choose the other answer, you get the Bad Ending, since getting there involves avoiding all the other choices that would flag you for another girl's route, and the other choices that seend send you on a one-way path to the Bad Ending.)


** In ''Anime/SmilePrettyCure'', all five heroines are in different clubs. Miyuki is in the cheerleading team, Akane is in the volleyball club, Yayoi is in the art club, Nao is in the soccer club, and Reika is in the kyuudo club ''and'' is in the student council.

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** In ''Anime/SmilePrettyCure'', ''Anime/GlitterForce'', all five heroines are in different clubs. Miyuki is in the cheerleading team, Akane is in the volleyball club, Yayoi is in the art club, Nao is in the soccer club, and Reika is in the kyuudo club ''and'' is in the student council.



* In ''Anime/YokaiWatchJamYokaiAcademyYCloseEncountersOfTheNKind'', Koma, Jinpei, and their friends are a part of the {{youkai}}-related "YSP Club" at their school. The club solves mysteries.



* In any DatingSim located in a school, more than one possible love interest will be a member of a club. To have a bigger chance to get the girl/boy you're interested in, the player can try either joining the club they belong to or dropping by when they're reunited, to meet up with them more frequently.


* In ''Manga/MagicalSempai'', Assistant joins the eponymous Sempai in her magical club because clubs are mandatory at their school. Unfortunately, since the club doesn't have enough members, he ends up having to join the Chemistry Club, while Sempai joins a few other clubs in order to recruit more members.
* ''Manga/AsteroidInLove'' is about the combined Earth Science and Astronomy clubs, which merged due to neither having enough members on their own. Part of the comedy comes from both clubs having to reconcile their entirely different goals and agendas.



* The same is true in ''VideoGame/{{Persona 4}}'', in which the Strength Social Link is held either by Kou (captain of the basketball club) or Daisuke (captain of the soccer club); meanwhile, CuteSportsClubManager [[LovableAlphaBitch Ai]] is the Moon Social Link, and the Sun social link can either be Yumi (drama club) or Ayane (Music club).

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* The same is true in ''VideoGame/{{Persona 4}}'', in which the protagonist is allowed to join a sports team and a cultural club. Strength Social Link is held either by Kou (captain (part of the basketball club) or Daisuke (captain (part of the soccer club); meanwhile, club). Midway through either sports team social link, you meet CuteSportsClubManager [[LovableAlphaBitch Ai]] is Ai]], the Moon Social Link, and the Link. The Sun social link can either be Yumi (drama club) or Ayane (Music club). If you talk with your party members in a dungeon while you're not busy trying to save someone, they may bring up your club, but only Chie seems to be part of a club.

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